Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
Government, Public Sector Governance, Political Information, News, Articles, Research – Accountability Central
In a representative democracy, men and women serving in public office – whether elected or appointed – must view their service as a public trust. Each day, men and women raise their right hands to be sworn in as executives, legislators and administrators, agreeing to protect and defend the constitutions of the United States and of their home States, and the laws, rules and regulations of their governmental subdivisions.
News & Updates
Richard X. Bove, Vice President Equity Research at Rafferty Capital Markets, highlights the forensic accounting analysis on Fannie Mae / Federal National Mortgage Assctn Fnni Me (OTCBB:FNMA)'s financial statements.
Source: USA Today
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is expected to present new proposals to European leaders Tuesday, after the country rejected the austere bailout terms offered by its creditors in a referendum during the weekend.
Source: JD Supra
On July 1, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission proposed long-awaited rules to implement provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 mandating any company whose securities are...
Research & Insights
June 26, 2015 Greece's debt drama: What you need to knowSource: USA Today
European leaders have given Greece, and themselves, a Saturday deadline to reach a deal with Athens over loan repayments.
June 26, 2015 Will We All Shut Up About Obamacare Now? Probably Not.Source: US News
So after multiple Supreme Court cases, a whole lot of votes in Congress and many calls to "repeal and replace" the law that have gotten opponents nowhere for the most part – can we finally stop talking about ditching Obamacare?
June 22, 2015 Report Finds NHTSA Too Troubled to Ensure Auto SafetySource: NASDAQ
The nation's top auto-safety regulator is beset by problems preventing it from adequately protecting consumers from vehicle defects, culminating in a failure to spot faulty ignition switches in General Motors Co. cars now linked...
Commentary & Opinion
July 7, 2015 Why the Greeks rejected Europe’s bailoutSource: Washington Post
Greece’s experience with the troika — the European Commission (EC), the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the European Central Bank (ECB) — was an experiment in alien rule.
July 7, 2015 The Rise of Cities in the 21st CenturySource: Huff Post
The 21st century is seeing an incredible power shift and power dynamic with the rise of cities as socio-economic and political actors on national and world stages. Around the world, municipal orders of government are typically...
July 2, 2015 Is Tsipras a genius?Source: Politico
“Who’s going to pull the snake out of the hole?” It’s a common Greek expression that means: “Which fool can I get to stick his hand into the unknown? Who can I get to take a risk on my behalf?”
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | REGISTRATION INFORMATION | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|